Some Strange Facts

The longest word in the English language, according to the Oxford English Dictionary, is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis. The only other word with the same amount of letters is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconioses, its plural.

111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321

The Ramses brand condom is named after the great pharaoh Ramses II who fathered over 160 children.

If a statue in the park of a person on a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in battle; if the horse has one front leg in the air, the person died as a result of wounds received in battle; if the horse has all four legs on the ground, the person died of natural causes.

In England, the Speaker of the House is not allowed to speak.

The Baby Ruth candy bar was actually named after Grover Cleveland’s baby daughter, Ruth.

To escape the grip of a crocodile’s jaws, push your thumbs into its eyeballs — it will let you go instantly.

Every time you lick a stamp, you’re consuming 1/10 of a calorie.

An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.

Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots.

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  1. Interesting facts.

    I bet if i put my thumb in anyone’s eyeballs they would let me go ๐Ÿ˜€

  2. “In England, the Speaker of the House is not allowed to speak” .. ๐Ÿ™‚ they should change the name then.. should be changed to “Listener of the House”.. eheheh..

  3. ๐Ÿ˜€

    “Listener of the House” hahah lolz

  4. Don’t believe everything you read online… PLEASE!!! The Baby Ruth candy bar was NOT named after Ruth Cleveland. The candy company claimed that it was because they didn’t want to pay Babe Ruth, who was very popular at the time. Ruth Cleveland, whose father was president decades earlier, had been dead for years by the time the candy bar came out. It would be like Hershey naming a new candy bar after Margaret Truman today.

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